Posted on February 11, 2016 by David Inserra / Evan McDermott
Homeland Security Starts Overseas
The American people are concerned. Worries surround the Visa Waiver Program, the refugee and migrant crisis in Europe,...…
Testimony posted February 11, 2016
Reducing Hunger and Very Low Food Security
There are frequent claims of widespread hunger in the United States. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has defined hunger as “the uneasy or painful sensation caused by lack of food.” Hunger is a temporary sensation of discomfort; it is very different from and less severe than malnutrition.
The most widely accepted measure of hunger is the very…
Backgrounder posted February 11, 2016
The Obama Administration’s Design for Imposing More Health Care Mandates
On September 8, 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office for Civil Rights published in the Federal Register a proposed regulation entitled “Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities,” interpreting and implementing section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA or Obamacare).
The text of section 1557 references existing statues prohibiting…
Posted on February 10, 2016 by Kim Holmes
The Delusion Behind Obama's Budget
President Barack Obama’s $4.1 trillion budget plan is out. Alas, it’s more of the same. It calls for raising taxes but...…